Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny has been sentenced to three-and-a-half years in prison by a Russian court on charges that he violated the terms of his probation while recuperating in Germany from nerve-agent poisoning.
- The 44-year-old was arrested on January 17 upon returning from Germany
- He argued it was impossible for him to abide by the terms of his probation after being poisoned
- Mr Navalny’s arrest has sparked weeks of protests across Russia
The charge that he violated his…